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Unformatted text preview: Charles Wilson Peale - Charles Wilson Peale was best known as a painter of heroes from the Revolutionary War era. In addition, he founded the first major museum in the United States, the Peale Museum at Baltimore. Charles Pinckney - Charles Pinckney was a foreign minister during Jefferson's first administration. Previously implicated in the XYZ Affair, he redeemed himself alongside Robert Livingston and James Monroe in brokering the Louisiana Purchase for the United States. Josiah Quincy - Josiah Quincy was a longtime member of Congress from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. He was a staunch Federalist minority leader during Jefferson's administrations, and a vocal opponent of the Embargo Act. He had a tangential relation to the Essex Junto, propagators of a New England secessionist plot. Later he served as president of Harvard University and was a founder of the Harvard...
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This note was uploaded on 12/28/2011 for the course HIST 101 taught by Professor Womer during the Fall '08 term at Texas State.
- Fall '08